After returning from a non-stop 48 hour volunteer continuum, I couldn’t help but notice the polar differences and similarities between the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Survivor Scientist Program in San Diego compared to the AVON Walk for Breast Cancer here in Houston: 1. AACR was an international event hosting researchers from around the
Category Archives: Community Engagement
This year I let my pink-aversary, otherwise known as the day I was diagnosed just pass me by just like any other day. There weren’t any plans to party or outrageous events scheduled at all. Just me and my consulting business working the day away for my clients. But you know, that was the plan.
My experience as a breast cancer survivor over the past four years has led me to the most interesting scholarship experiences, but in September I was invited to attend and speak at the 2013 African Breast and Cervical Cancer Advocacy, Education and Outreach Summit in Kampala, Uganda. This would be the first conference of it’s